Technical Web Typography

Harry Roberts erklärt im Smashing Magazine Typografie Regeln.

Technical typography is like type theory; certain rules and practices apply to party invitations just as well as they do to obituaries. These are little rules that always hold, are proven to work and are independent of design. The good news is that, because they are rules, even the most design-challenged people can make use of them and instantly raise the quality of their text from bog-standard to bang-tidy.

We’ll focus on technical type in this article. We’ll discuss the intricacies and nuances of a small set of rules while learning the code to create them.